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Career Ladder talks to Director & Head of Design at HUMAN by Quadrant Design

Q: What first attracted you to working in FM, did you have much awareness of the profession? After working in the retail and hospitality sectors for the past 12 years, around 18-months ago we started to gain organic enquiries from ...

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Career Ladder talks to James Bradley a director at Churchill

Q: What first attracted you to working in FM, did you have much awareness of the profession? I wasn’t particularly familiar with FM until University when I started researching graduate leadership schemes, and I heard about a scheme with a ...

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Career Ladder talks to Tivoli Group’s Chief Operating Officer

Q: What first attracted you to working in FM, did you have much awareness of the profession? I initially trained as an accountant and was looking to relocate to the North West in 2000 when a position came up for ...

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Career Ladder talks to Inna Faizulina, FM at Mitie Group plc

Q: What first attracted you to working in FM, did you have much awareness of the profession? There is a lot of discussion around FM not being a profession of choice. I can absolutely relate to this as when I ...

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Career Ladder talks to CBRE’s Regional Facilities Manager, South West & Wales

Q: How did you progress through the profession to your current role? I started my career in FM 12 years ago as an Assistant Administrator. Through my drive and determination to enhance my skills and progress my career, I gradually ...

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Career Ladder talks to Whitbread Plc’s head of repairs and maintenance

Q: How did you progress through the profession to your current role? I started my career as an electrical apprentice at British Aerospace. I then moved to the England, Wales and Scottish railways, progressing through design engineer and building services ...

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Career Ladder talks to the EMEA operations manager at a client site for JLL

Q: How did you progress through the profession to your current role? I started working on FM almost by coincidence, moving out from a previous role of an MD Executive Assistant. I am now a professional with 20 years’ experience ...

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Career Ladder talks to the FM at Turner & Townsend

Q: How did you progress through the profession to your current role? I started my profession in facilities management as a temporary receptionist when I first moved to London from Australia 10 years ago. After two years of temping, I ...

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Career Ladder talks to the Senior Development Engineer at QD for Operation and Maintenance

Q: How did you progress through the profession to your current role? While looking back to 2009 when I graduated, I had no idea what facilities management was. I started my professional career in ICT sector and worked for over ...

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Career Ladder talks to UK Workplace Manager at Amnesty International

Q: How did you progress in FM to your current role? I stumbled into the world of Facilities when I started working as Receptionist in a multi-tenanted building, a mix of commercial and office space. I quickly realised I wanted ...

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